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Smile ‘important to sex life’

Smile ‘important to sex life’

An individual’s smile plays a big part in their sexual attractiveness, it has been reported. According to the Sunday Mirror, it is this fact that has motivated many to seek cosmetic dentistry treatments to improve their appearance. It cited a recent survey which found that more people view tooth whitening as a way of enhancing […]


Mini-implants”cost-effective”

Mini-implants”cost-effective”

A new type of small dental implant for denture wearers is now available from the Stamford Dental Group. Dr Jack DeGrado said the so-called mini-implants are metal posts surgically inserted beneath the gum, which are then attached to the dentures. They are much smaller and cheaper than conventional dental implants and will help keep dentures […]


Faye Dunaway reveals dazzling new smile

Faye Dunaway reveals dazzling new smile

Faye Dunaway’s smile has had a complete makeover, revealed the Daily Mail. The 67-year-old actress showed off a brand new set of teeth, flawless makeup and a glamorous hairdo at the Cannes Film Festival this week. In 2005, the Oscar winner was pictured waiting for a car breakdown service looking tired and unkempt. Her skin, […]


Celebrity smiles revealed

Celebrity smiles revealed

There are four types of celebrity smiles that people can identify themselves with, it has been claimed. Psychotherapist Emma Gold told toothpaste brand Aloe Dent that Katie Holmes, wife of Tom Cruise, often displays an obviously fake smile which is fixed and oblong-shaped. However, those who have a broad, laughing smile like Lily Allen often […]


Teeth whitening for charity

Teeth whitening for charity

The British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD) is encouraging cosmetic dental clinics to donate their fees from teeth whitening to charity. As of May 19th, hundreds of cosmetic dentists will carry out teeth whitening treatments to support Smiling for the World charity. The funds will then be given to Facing the World which aims to […]


Be careful with bridal Botox, says surgeon

Be careful with bridal Botox, says surgeon

As facial rejuvenation becomes more popular among women preparing for their big day, a US plastic surgeon has warned of the do’s and dont’s of bridal Botox. The Guardian recently highlighted the increasing number of women going to extreme lengths to look good for their wedding, claiming that Botox is one of the newest trends. […]


Teeth whitening ‘a good business move’

Teeth whitening ‘a good business move’

Teeth whitening is a good business investment, it has been claimed. Gordon Patzer, author of Looks: Why They Matter More Than You Ever Imagined, told US News that people’s teeth turn grey as they age. However, this advice is part of an emerging trend of investing in looks to further a business career. According to […]


Dentures help mother to smile again

Dentures help mother to smile again

An American charity project has given one mother a brand new smile, it has been reported. Chickasha News reports that 17-year-old Tiffany Daniel wrote to the Harvest Baptist Church Christmas Wish Project asking for some dental treatment for her unemployed mother. "She has really bad teeth … I wish my mom could get her teeth […]


Smiles all round

Smiles all round

With National Smile Month starting this Sunday, the Birmingham Mail has advised people to begin looking after their pearly whites. The newspaper cited previous research which found that a fifth of Brits are so embarrassed about the state of their teeth that they try and hide them in photographs. However, it added that people who […]


Botox keeps faces in good nick, says surgeon

Botox keeps faces in good nick, says surgeon

Facial rejuvenation treatment cannot improve people’s looks, but simply delay the ageing process, it has been revealed. Speaking to the Times, cosmetic surgeon Jean Louis Sebagh explained that his work is like restoring a picture. "I don’t want to change the painting, I want to keep your face in good nick for as long as […]